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Shakespeare in the Park: The Tempest

Delacorte Theater

Manhattan Wed, May 27, 2015 - Sun, Jul 05, 2015

Academy Award nominee Sam Waterston (Newsroom, Law & Order, The Public’s King Lear) and Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family, The Comedy of Errors) return in The Tempest, Shakespeare’s classic about young love, old enemies and the eternal magic of storytelling. Exiled to a fantastical island, Prospero unleashes a churning storm to shipwreck the traitor ...

World Science Festival 2015

World Science Festival

Manhattan Wed, May 27, 2015 - Sun, May 31, 2015

In five days of events, there are opportunities (mostly ticketed, but some free) to hear and engage with world-renowned scientists.

Ariel Rivka Dance

New York Live Arts

Manhattan Thu, May 28, 2015, 7:30 pm
Fri, May 29, 2015, 7:30 pm
Sat, May 30, 2015, 2:00 pm
Sat, May 30, 2015, 7:30 pm

ARIEL RIVKA DANCE presents Ori, which means "my light" in Hebrew. Married collaborators Ariel and David investigate light shifts on 7 beautiful dancers and 4 electrifying cellos.Soloists Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch and Paul Dennis will feature captivating solo works created for each dancer.Sean Curran will reinvent work scored to the English vocal ...

Bill Frisell: Up & Down The Mississippi

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Manhattan Fri, May 29, 2015, 7:00 pm
Fri, May 29, 2015, 9:30 pm
Sat, May 30, 2015, 7:00 pm
Sat, May 30, 2015, 9:30 pm

In the grand series finale of two years and six dynamic performances of the Roots of Americana series, Guitarist Bill Frisell, along with saxophonist Greg Osby, cornetist Ron Miles, pianist Craig Taborn, and drummer Rudy Royston, embarks on a musical journey along the revered route, which Bob Dylan famously immortalized ...

BAMcinématek presents Black & White ’Scope: International Cinema

BAM Rose Cinemas

Brooklyn Fri, May 29, 2015 - Tue, Jun 16, 2015

BAMcinématek presents Black & White ’Scope: International Cinema: A 28-film follow-up to Black & White ’Scope: American Cinema

A Sudden Dark Breeze Over My Uncovered Body

BOSI Contemporary

Manhattan Wed, Apr 29, 2015, 6:00 pm - Sat, May 30, 2015, 9:00 pm

Topical in its urgency, in its transpositions of good and evil, Naor’s work often evokes a kind of magical thinking that offers solace, support, if not always rescue.

Curious George

BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center

Manhattan Sat, May 30, 2015, 1:30 pm

Join the inquisitive, lovable little monkey Curious George, star of books, movies and the award winning PBS television show in this delightful new musical. George enters the world-famous Golden Meatball Contest in Rome. With every swing and flip, George takes the audience through a fun-filled adventure. Theatreworks USA. ...

Whitney Museum: Teen Opening

Whitney Museum of American Art

Manhattan Sat, May 30, 2015, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

For New York City teens in grades 9–12 New York City teens are invited to celebrate the opening of the new Whitney at this special event organized by Youth Insights Leaders. Josh Kline will talk about his work on view in America Is Hard to See, as well as his process ...

Paper Planet

The Duke Theater on 42nd Street

Manhattan Sat, May 30, 2015 - Sun, Jun 07, 2015

Venture into a wild woodland unlike any other. There, a dragon! Look, a butterfly! In PAPER PLANET, kids and their adults team up to explore a jungle of cardboard trees filled with paper flora and fauna. Folding, scrunching and crawling, families contribute original art and populate the ever-changing environment with ...

The 11th Kidsfilmfest

Made in NY Media Center

brooklyn Sat, May 30, 2015, 1:00 pm

This film program is tailored for children of all ages (films are rated "G"). It consists of numerous short animation, live-action and documentary films. A Q & A with the filmmakers and a filmmakers workshop usually follows the programs.Line Up 

Nevermore

New World Stages

Manhattan Wed, Jan 14, 2015 - Sun, May 31, 2015

Nevermore – The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe is a unique and wildly theatrical musical play combining haunting music, poetic storytelling, and stunning stagecraft to tell the fascinating and moving life story of iconic American writer Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849).A literary rock star in his day, ...

The Lightening: a Project for Wave Hill’s Aquatic Garden

Wave Hill

bronx Wed, Apr 22, 2015 - Sun, May 31, 2015

Wave Hill presents a spectacular, site-specific installation by acclaimed interdisciplinary artist Chris Doyle, commissioned to honor Wave Hill at 50.The Lightening: a Project for Wave Hill’s Aquatic Garden inserts a group of sculptures that radiate animation, light and sound into the garden’s formal structure. Inspired by the Aquatic Garden’s water ...